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Texas College Rejects Nigerian Students Due to Ebola

Navarro College denies international students from countries with confirmed Ebola cases

Texas college in hot water for rejecting Nigerian students due to Ebola outbreak

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Stronghorns: Texas is seeking to protect its name -- and that of its brand new football coach.

University of Texas Puts Stronghold on Coach’s Name

University official says it's trying to protect their 'Coach'

Strong, the first African American coach of a men’s athletic team at Texas, was hired…

By Darren Sands

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Black Woman Set For Texas’ 500th Execution

Woman was sentenced to death for the 1997 robbery and fatal stabbing of a retired professor

If it goes as planned, Kimberly McCarthy becomes the first woman put to death in…

By Aaron Morrison

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Say What!? Town Allows Male Teachers to Spank Female Students

Spare the rod and spoil the child

Spare the rod and spoil the child

By Sasha King

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Anti-Obama Texan Lynches Chair in Front Yard

Republican homeowner tells president to go to hell

Republican homeowner tells president to go to hell

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Democratic Congressional Candidate Wants to Impeach President Obama

Anti-Obama Texas politician loses support of her own party

Anti-Obama Texas politician loses support of her own party

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Man Sues Store For Forcing Black Man To Bag His Groceries

Man says his Hinduism religion prevents a black man from touching his food

Man says his Hinduism religion prevents a black man from touching his food

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SXSW Interactive is one of the largest interactive conferences in the country and from March 9-13, 2012 there will be 20,000 people converging on Austin, Texas. SXSW is a gathering of techies, entrepreneurs, journalist, startups, social media advocates and marketers. The discussion will include the latest mobile apps, tech startups launching, new technology products/gadgets being released and authors releasing new books. To help you maximize your experience at SXSW Interactive here are six tips to get the most out of your trip. —Hajj Flemings

6 Tips to Maximize Your SXSW Interactive Experience

Before heading out to the annual festival here are a few things you should know

As techies converge on Austin, TX for SXSW Interactive here are a few key points…

By Hajj Flemings

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In the News: 48th Anniversary of JFK’s Assassination; President Obama Issues Five Pardons and More

A few noteworthy headlines around the Web

See what’s going on in the world with today’s compilation of news around the Web

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Coast Guard: Vessels In Texas Oil Spill Separated

PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) — A Coast Guard spokesman says an 800-foot oil tanker and…

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Oil Spilled At East Texas Port As Ships Collide

PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says about 450,000 gallons of crude…

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Coast Guard: Oil Spill In Texas Waterway Contained

PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) — The Coast Guard said a crude oil spill in a…

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